About Us

The knowledgeable staff of Ettinger Funeral Home is here to help families plan meaningful funeral ceremonies for their loved ones. Offering a full range of services, from simple cremations to more traditional funerals, we are here to professionally assist you and to carry out your wishes.  Alan MacLeod Sr. and Alan MacLeod Jr., lead our firm with over 70 years of combined experience in the funeral service profession and are assisted by a helpful, talented staff.

Our handsome facility, located at 2812 Highway 2 in Shubenacadie, is capable of seating 220 in the chapel, and receptions can be held following services. We cooperate with all churches and clergy in East Hants and surrounding areas. We offer pre-planning services, as well as monuments. You will benefit from our professionalism and many years of experience in the funeral industry. We are proud to be a locally owned  funeral and cremation service provider.  When you choose Ettinger Funeral Home, you can expect compassionate care, and the respect you deserve from our  experienced staff.

All of our services are designed to help our client families through one of the most personal and challenging stages of life. We understand losing a loved one is an emotional and difficult experience, and we are committed to helping our client families with compassionate, professional and personal service.
Please contact us if you need immediate assistance, or if you would like more information about our services.

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Our History

We stand behind our reputation and will continue to serve our community with the values instilled by our funeral directors.

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Our Staff

Our dedicated and supportive staff are here to guide you through this difficult journey. We take pride in doing our absolute best to ensure your needs are met. We are here for you. 

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Map & Directions

The passing of a loved one may often lead to a long road home. Whether you're coming from near or far, we've made finding us as simple as possible.

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Our Facilities

Our home is yours. Please, take some time to familiarize yourself with it; we've worked hard to make our home as warm and as inviting as possible. 

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Contact Us

Looking for something you can't find? We make it easy to get the answers you need.  Please feel free to contact us at any time.

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Testimonials

Your impression of the quality and value of our services is very important to us. We respectfully ask for your assistance in evaluating the services we provided, as this will enable us to provide the best possible care to others who turn to us in their time of need.

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